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A new video that debuted at the 3/21 Grassroots General Session explores what it means to be an architect.

As a former New Yorker and current owner of a wee Cape Cod cottage, I am quite familiar with both the charm and challenges of small spaces. When done well, they can feel like cozy, zen-like retreats. But often when you have to cram all your worldly possessions into one tiny space, the results can feel cramped, claustrophobic, and anything but restful. Achieving the former instead of the latter takes some conscious effort. The good news is that the key to successful small-space…

UPDATE: We have updated this list to be a more complete guide. You can find the updated list here. In the frenzy leading up to the iphone 5′s...

Following our readers poll last year, here's an updated list of what we think are the best ten apps for architects. From condensed versions of large...

College Hall, the main administration building at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C., is a High Victorian marvel, a Gothic confection of chimneys, turrets, and gables in red brick striped...

Well-known architects are easy to admire or dismiss from afar, but up close, oddly humanizing habits often come to light. However, while we all have...

Contrary to popular belief, green building has not become mainstream-or even well understood.

1. If You’re Small, Do One Thing Really GreatYou can do several things well, but having a special expertise gives potential clients a reason to go with the little guy.
2. Form Strategic Alliances
“Architects are always asking, How do I get into new markets?” says Kenneth Caldwell, a Bay Area communications and practice consultant. “One way is through strategic alliances.”

Inspiration is a funny thing: when you need it is nowhere to be seen, and just when you're not expecting it, it can b...

Young architects become better architects by facing the challenges waiting for them at every step of the way. Here are my top 10 tips for success as a young architect.

Worldwide architectural design firm; includes profile, portfolio and jobs.

A wide-ranging selection of news related to green building, urban planning and design. by Jon Dick

Find scholarships for architecture students in high school, undergraduate, and graduate degree programs, with awards ranging from $4,000 to $20,000

Intense. But awesome...I LOVE being an architect. I LOVE being a part of my clients’ excitement - from the first design meeting to the point when they see it actually becoming a reality.

Because of poor acoustics, students in classrooms miss 50 percent of what their teachers say and patients in hospitals have trouble sleeping because they continually feel stressed. Julian Treasure sounds a call to action for designers to pay attention to the “invisible architecture” of sound.

Are you feeling short on inspiration today? For a jump-start, try watching one of these twenty TED Talks – a follow-u...

At a recent Landscape Architecture Foundation summit, it became clear the profession has a big role in shaping the future of our cities